Vishay Intertechnology Releases a New 10 A, 1000 V Photovoltaic Solar Panel Protection Rectifier in the P600 Axial Package
Info time:2012-10-09 15:31:22
MALVERN, Pa. — Oct. 8, 2012 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new photovoltaic solar panel protection rectifier with a high current rating of 10 A and high reverse voltage of 1000 V in the P600 axial package.
Based on glass passivated chip technology, the GPP100MS offers a maximum operating junction temperature of 175 °C. The device features low thermal resistance, low forward voltage drop of 0.80 V at 10 A and 125 °C, and high forward surge capability of 440 A.
Suitable for polarity protection applications in solar panel blocking boxes, the P600 package features solder bath temperatures of 275 °C maximum, 10 s, per JESD 22-B106. The GPP100MS is compliant to RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU.
Samples and production quantities of the new rectifier are available now, with lead times of four weeks for larger orders.